Brother HL-3170CDW is a LED printer,which has extraordinary speed ,up to 23 ppm in color and black and white. The printer resolution maxes out at 600 x 2400dpi. It is supports WiFI and AirPrinter.
At 9.5’’ x 16.1’’x18.3’ , which shares your desk space a lot. So it is better for business users.
The output of LED printers and Laser printers do not have much big difference. Technically, there is only little difference of how these two types work. A laser printer uses a laser beam: the LED printer uses an array of tiny LED lights. They both use static electricity applied to a drum which helps heat to create an image.
Basically, the LED printers are more efficient and cheaper than laser printer, but they don’t have outstanding performance for photos. Here we introduce an exception—Brother HL-3170CDW, It is not saying this LED printer do not have this kind of issue, but it must be one of the best LED printers which is intended for photos.
Brother HL-3170CDW compatible with Brother TN 225 series OEM toner.
In conclusion, Brother HL-3170CDW is best used for professional-style graphic like business presentations, rather than high-resolution pictures of the kids. The photo quality won’t be impressive, but being average. The advantage of this printer is fast speed and dupliexing capability, which reduce the paper waste.